NURS4035-B Nclex Licensure Prep Success    (Spring 2014)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor(s)
Course Details
Students who register for NURS4035 B must also register for NURS4031 B and NURS4041 B.
This course is graded on a pass/fail basis.

Session, Dates: 1 (01/13/2014 - 05/03/2014)

Days: R

Time: 01:00 - 02:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: John Jay 141

Seats Available: 19 Seats

Credits: 2

Course Description

This course serves as an NCLEX-RN/CAT examination preparation course. Students will work individually as well as in cooperative learning groups. Content will focus on test-taking strategies, controlling test anxiety through locus of control, cognitive restructuring, and self-talk. The course assignments will include current issues affecting NCLEX first-time test-takers. Students will practice the above test-taking techniques through computer assisted instruction and weekly NCLEX-like questions. The course will not re-teach nursing content, with the exception of pharmacology and diagnostic studies. Students will be given a comprehensive NCLEX readiness examination and must achieve of a 90% or higher for course completion and graduation.

Prerequisite: NURS3050, NURS3055, NURS4015, NURS4020, NURS4025, NURS4031, and NURS4041 or concurrent with NURS4031 and NURS4041

About The Instructor(s)

Valerie M. Howard, Ed.D., M.S.N, R.N.

Dean, School of Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Nursing and Health Sciences

University Professor of Nursing
412-397-6801 phone
412-397-3977 fax
Scaife Hall 102